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Aug 12 2022

PhD Dissertation: "Legacy and Belowground Resource Availability Effects on Plant-Soil Interactions in Tallgrass Prairies" by Nicholas Glass

Friday, 9:00 am–10:00 am
4289 SELE
Aug 12 2022

PhD Dissertation: "Prenatal Stress and Fluoxetine Exposure on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Risk" by Anna Arzuaga

Friday, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm
4289 SELE
Aug 19 2022

UIC Department of Biological Sciences Symposium 2022

Friday, 9:00 am–4:30 pm
SES 250
Aug 30 2022

E&E Seminar: Pamela Weisenhorn (Argonne National Lab)

Tuesday, 12:30 pm–1:30 pm
SEL 4289
Sep 13 2022

E&E Seminar: Graham Slater (University of Chicago)

Tuesday, 12:30 pm–1:30 pm
4289 SELE
  • 2,000 Students declared BioS majors for the Fall '18 semester. The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences showed a record enrollment gain of nearly 4% from last year.

  • 80 th US News & World Report, UIC's Department of Biological Sciences graduate program is ranked 80th nationally.

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